The Alabama Governor's School and Samford University are hosting the 2015 NCoGS annual meeting October 8-10.  Besides having dinner with the University President and First Lady at their lovely home, we will have dynamic presentations and a visit tothe Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.  George Keller, our host, promises that we will also have access to some of the best barbecue in the whole country. 

General Meeting
October 8 - 10, 2015
Samford University
Birmingham, Alabama

Registration Fees and Membership Dues:



On or before September 25, 2015:
After September 25, 2015:

$175 (plus dues)
 $185 (plus dues)


Thursday, October 8


Opening reception at Hampton Inn
Dinner at the Fish Market.



Friday, October 9


Lunch at Samford University
Dinner at President and Mrs. Andy Westmoreland’s home



Saturday, October 10


Lunch at hotel catered by Full Moon Barbecue.
Tour of Birmingham Civil Rights Institute .**
**Note: requires at least 25 people for discounted rate





The conference hotel is: The Hampton Inn Birmingham/Mountain Brook
The address is: 2731 US Highway 280 South Birmingham, AL 35223
The phone number is: 205-870-7822

To get the discounted rate at the hotel for the conference, please register here.
Please note that the rooms will be held until September 25.
The rate is $99.00 per person plus taxes. Breakfast is included in the price.
The hotel web site is: The Hampton Inn.




A list of the airlines served by the Birmingham Airport can be found here.
Information about car rental available at (or near) the Birmingham Airport can be found here.
Taxi/shuttle service is available to both hotels for about $25 one way.





If you wish to pay with a check:

Print a copy of our reservation form by clicking, here and mail it to us along with your check to:

Dr. George Keller
Alabama Governor's School
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229-3742

To pay with a debit or credit card, please choose the appropriate icon below:










The University of Pittsburgh Health Care Scholars Academy and Karen Narkevic hosted an outstanding conference October 8-10, 2015.  You can see several photographs on the NCoGS Facebook page.